THINGS TO DO – Palm Beach Florida Weekly

Please send calendar listings to calendar editor Janis Fontaine at

“A Place for Pride” — Through July 15, in the plaza’s north and south breezeways at Royal Poinciana Plaza, 340 Royal Poinciana Way, Palm Beach. This self-guided photo retrospective explores the moments and milestones that have shaped LGBTQ+ life in our country and community. The exhibit, a joint project of Compass Community Center and the Historical Society of Palm Beach County, includes a timeline of the progress of equal human rights 1958-2022.

Kids’ fun at Yesteryear Village

— 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Thursday and Friday through July at Yesteryear Village on the South Florida Fairgrounds, 9067 Southern Blvd., West Palm Beach. All campers will have free time after lunch to explore the village. Walk-ins are welcomed. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Adults are $10 adults, $7 for age 5-11, and seniors. Free for age 5 and younger. 561-795-3110;

¦ “Explorations: On Thursday, kids visit the historic buildings for demonstrations, old-fashioned water play and other fun hands-on activities.

¦ City Kids on the Farm: On Friday, kids explore farm-related activities with agricultural professionals who also facilitate animal interactions.

Clematis By Night — 6-9 p.m. Thursday on the Great Lawn, 100 N. Clematis St., West Palm Beach. Live music, food, and drink. events.

¦ July 7: No Clematis by Night due to 4th on Flagler.

¦ July 14: Sierra Lane (Pop/R&B).

¦ July 21: Quick Fix Band (Pop/Rock).

Shakespeare by the Sea XXXII — 8 p.m. Thursday-Sunday, July 7-10 and 14-17, Seabreeze Amphitheater in Carlin Park, 750 S. A1A, Jupiter. This year’s production is “Richard II.” Kids and pets welcomed. Gates open at 5:30 p.m. A third performance takes place July 21-24 at Commons Park Amphitheater at 11600 Poinciana Blvd. in Royal Palm Beach. $5 suggested donation.

Daniel Newcomb’s “Downtown Dreams” opens — 6-9 p.m. Friday, July 8, The Peach, 3950 Georgia Ave., West Palm Beach. Featuring images and film work by Daniel Newcomb. “Newcomb shows his blend of film and digital photography in a series of images of city cores that inspire him aesthetically while reflecting elements of his commercial work,” according to the press release. The Peach a new art collective that hosts monthly art walks, live entertainment, open art studios, and Troy’s BBQ. 561-532-0900;

Screen On the Green — 7 p.m. Friday, July 8, Great Lawn, 100 N. Clematis St., West Palm Beach. Screening “Raya and the Last Dragon.” Free family-friendly activities, food service, and concessions on site.

Beach Clean-Up — 8-10 a.m. Saturday, July 9, Ocean Cay Park, 2188 Marcinski Road, Jupiter. Info: or 561-627-8280.

J.M. and The Sweets — 6 p.m. Saturday, July 9, at the Cultural Council for Palm Beach County, 601 Lake Ave., Lake Worth Beach. The South Florida soul band performs in the Main Gallery. Part of the Summer Performing Arts Series. Tickets are $10 to $35. For tickets, visit

Murder Mystery Dinner Theatre: The Dinner Detective — 6-9 p.m. Saturday, July 9, Marriott Palm Beach Gardens, 4000 RCA Blvd., Palm Beach Gardens. An interactive comedy murder mystery dinner theater show. Show script: “Game Over.” $61.99. 866-496-0535;

Big Band Hits from the Golden Age — 7 p.m. Saturday, July 9, University Theatre, Florida Atlantic University Boca Raton campus, 777 Glades Road, Boca Raton. The Florida Wind Symphony Jazz Orchestra performs hits Count Basie, Duke Ellington, Glenn Miller and Benny Goodman under the direction of Kyle Prescott. $27.

Classic R&B and Roots Rock ’n’ Roll — 8 p.m. Saturday, July 9, Arts Garage, 94 N.E. Second Ave, Delray Beach. Otis Cadillac & the El Dorados Rhythm and Blues Revue, an 11-piece band featuring the Sublime Seville Sisters performs. $45–$50. 561-450-6357;

Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse Anniversary Day — 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday, July 10, 500 Captain Armours Way, Jupiter. Children’s activities, games on the Lighthouse Deck, giveaways, food trucks with churros and ice cream, and free admission for age 18 and younger. Adults: $12. Seniors and veterans: $10. Members and active-duty military with ID are admitted free. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Temple Israel of West Palm Beach — 1901 N. Flagler Drive, West Palm Beach, hosts the following events in June. 561-833-8421;

¦ Mat Yoga — 9 a.m. Wednesday, July 13, 20 and 27. Free. ZOOM option.

¦ Chair Yoga — 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, July 13, 20 and 27. Free. ZOOM option.


Bubble Blast — 2-6:15 p.m. Saturday and Sunday through Aug. 14, The Square, 700 S. Rosemary Ave., West Palm Beach. Featuring 15-minute bubble shows at 2, 4, and 6 p.m., science learning with Cox Science Center & Aquarium, and crafts with Rhythm & Hues.

Musical Arts in the Park — 4-6 p.m. Sundays, Bryant Park Amphitheatre, 100 S. Golfview Road, Lake Worth Beach. A different artist performs each week. Bring a blanket or lawn chair and a picnic.

“Live Music Tuesday” — 6-9 p.m. Tuesdays, Josie’s Ristorante, 650 E. Woolbright Road, Boynton Beach. Hosted by local crooner Mr. Ron performing classic and contemporary hits by Frank Sinatra, Four Seasons and The Temptations. Food and drink specials at happy hour from 6-9 p.m. daily. 561-364-9601;

Young Artists series: ReCREATE with Recyclables — 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays through July 27, Grandview

Public Market, West Palm Beach. Natural Movers hosts this free 6-week art workshop geared toward kids aged 2-12. A hands-on, process-based art experience using recyclables. Adults must attend the full session with kids. Advanced registration is required at

Women’s Craft Group meets — 1:30 p.m. Wednesdays, First Presbyterian Church of Tequesta, 482 Tequesta Drive, Tequesta. New members welcomed.; 561-746-5161.


Ann Norton Sculpture Gardens — 253 Barcelona Road, West Palm Beach. Wednesday through Sunday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. outdoors only. Talks at 10 a.m. on Wednesdays. Free for members, $15 nonmember adults, $10 seniors 65 and older, $7 students, and free for children younger than 5. Certain events have special pricing. 561-832-5328 or

Armory Art Center — 811 Park Place, West Palm Beach. Now offering in-person and virtual classes. Gallery hours: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Friday.; 561-832-1776.

¦ Summer Select — Features ceramic and jewelry pieces created by Armory artists, and paintings by the late Jane Tracy. On display in Montgomery Hall and Greenfield Gallery through Aug. 19.

¦ Student & Faculty Photography — A collection of photographs by the Armory’s digital photography department is on display in the East Gallery through Aug. 19.

The Artists’ Studio and Gallery of Tequesta — Gallery Square North, 385 Tequesta Drive, Tequesta. Fine art. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Friday; 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. 618-645-0151 or 561-339-3314.

Benzaiten Center for Creative Arts — 1105 Second Ave. S., Lake Worth. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday.; 561-508-7315.

The Boca Raton Museum of Art — Mizner Park, 501 Plaza Real, Boca Raton. 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Wednesday-Sunday. Masks required, social distancing, cash-free.

¦ Bonnie Lautenberg: Art Meets Hollywood – Artistica! — Through Aug. 21.

¦ Art of the Hollywood Backdrop — Through Jan. 22.

¦ Reginald Cunningham: Black Pearls — Sept. 7-Jan.22.

The Box Gallery — 811 Belvedere Road, West Palm Beach. www.TheBox- Gallery.Info

¦ “Florida Showcase 2022” — Through Aug. 27. an exhibition of contemporary photography by artists living in South Florida including Alex Keto, Art Silverglate, Steve Stratman, Ali Miranda, Rhona LK Schonwald, Michael D’amato, Daniel Newcomb, Ali Miranda, Tess Aptakin, Kevin Jantunen, Judy M. King, Jonathan Brooks, Brian Harooki Lee, Carl Stoveland, Isildak Ates, Jacek Gancarz and Bruce Bain. The collective exhibit explores traditional and nontraditional image making in a variety of

styles, processes, and use of substrates.

The City of Boynton Beach Arts & Cultural Center — 100 E. Ocean Ave., Boynton Beach. Free. Closed Sunday. 561-742-6221.

Cultural Council for Palm Beach County Galleries — 601 Lake Ave., Lake Worth Beach. 561-471-2901;

The Summer Performing Arts Series — Showcasing local artists. Performances from 6-7:30 p.m. select Saturdays in the Main Gallery. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. Tickets: $10 for standing room only, $20 members, $25 nonmembers. VIPZ: $30 members, $35 nonmembers, includes reserved seating and a free drink.

¦ J.M. and The Sweets — July 9.

¦ Spred the Dub — Aug. 6.

¦ The Lubben Brothers — Aug. 20.

Solo Gallery Exhibitions:

¦ Amy Broderick — Through July 30.

Ephraim Gallery:

¦ Michele Hundt: The 2022 Dina Baker Award for Mature Female Artists Recipient — Through July 30.

The Flagler Museum — 1 Whitehall Way, Palm Beach. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday, noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. 561-655-2833 or

Gavlak Gallery — The Royal Poinciana Plaza, 340 Royal Poinciana Way, Suite M334, Palm Beach. 561-833-0583.

HATCH 1121 Gallery — 1121 Lucerne Ave., Lake Worth Beach. Palm Beach Opera Gallery Exhibit highlighting PBO’s 60-year history with archival photos, costumes and props. Email

¦ Street Beats and Eats — 6-9 p.m. the third Thursday of the month. Artisans, crafts, food and drinks, shopping, music. Next: July.

The Johnson Palm Beach County History Museum — 300 N. Dixie Highway, West Palm Beach. 10 a.m.- 4 p.m. Monday–Saturday. Courtroom exhibits are open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Schedule docent-guided tours at 561-832-4164, Ext. 100;

Lighthouse ArtCenter Gallery — Gallery Square North, 373 Tequesta Drive, Tequesta. Free for members, $5 for nonmembers. 561-746-3101;

¦ “Art Connects Across the Ages” — Through Aug. 7.

Lake Park Library — 529 Park Ave., Lake Park.; 561-881-3330.

¦ Exhibition: “Florida Water Views” — Through July 30 in the Schuyler Gallery/ Meeting Room. Features 12 artists displaying photographs, paintings, and collages.

MAC ART Delray Beach — 390 S.E. 2nd Avenue, Delray Beach. 561-332-3352;

¦ “about women” — Through Friday. The works of 30 of the world’s most important female artists.

The Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens — 4000 Morikami Park Road, Delray Beach. 561-495-0233;

¦ Exhibition: “Beyond the Wall: Visions of the Asian Experience in America” — Through Sept. 25. Visions of the Asian Experience in America.

¦ Youth Calligraphy Workshop — 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. July 16. Learn how to write Japanese words with ink and brush, two traditional calligraphy writing implements. $20 plus museum admission. Advance registration required. For grades 3 and up. Kids younger than 14 need a parent or guardian.

¦ Film Screening: “Children of the Sea” — 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. July 17. The 11 a.m. screening is dubbed in English. The 2 p.m. screening is in Japanese subtitled in English. (2019, Animation/Adventure). $5 with paid museum admission. Free for age 3 and younger.

¦ Sunset Stroll —5:30-7:30 p.m. Thursday, July 21. Take a leisurely stroll after hours through Roji-en: Garden of the Drops of Dew, Morikami’s six distinct gardens. Cornell Café will be serving light hors d’oeuvres for purchase and the Museum Store will be open to browse. Enjoy live musical koto (zither) and shinobue (flute) performances at 5:45 p.m. and 6:45 p.m. $8, free for members. Advance registration required online at stroll/.

¦ The Art of Kokedama Workshop — 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. or 2 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Saturday, July 23. $60. Advance registration required. Kokedama is the Japanese art of growing plants in a moss-covered ball of soil. Delray Beach floral and glass artist Claudia Henao will teach.

The New Studio for the Visual Arts — 1615 South Cypress Drive, Suite 1, Jupiter. In studio and virtual classes. 561-295-5712;

The Norton Museum of Art — 1450 S. Dixie Highway, West Palm Beach. 561-832-5196; COVID: Refer to these requirements before visiting:

On display:

¦ “Picasso in Warmer Climes: Works on Canvas, Clay, and Paper” — Through Aug. 28.

¦ “Summer Silk: Qing Dynasty Robes and Signs of the Season” — Through Sept. 4. Two summer silk gauze robes, one created for a man and the other for a woman, and a silk-thread embroidered summer panel of Birds and Flowers of the Four Seasons.

¦ “Years of Glass: The Norton Collection 1982-2022” — Through Sept. 4.

¦ “A Remarkable Gathering: The Fisher Landau Family Collection” — Through Sept. 11. On loan.

¦ “Dürer, Rembrandt and Picasso: Three Masters of the Print” — Through Sept. 11. On loan.

¦ “The Howard and Judie Ganek Collection” — Through Sept. 25. On loan.

¦ “Project Room: American Collection, New York Mural by Stuart Davis” — Through Oct. 28.

¦ “Jane Peterson: Impressions of Light and Water” — Through Aug. 14.

¦ Special Guest: “Beaching the Boat (Afternoon Light) A Masterpiece by Joaquín Sorolla y Bastida” — Through June 25, 2023.


Art After Dark — 5-10 p.m. Fridays. Features tours, lectures, music.

¦ July 8: The ‘80s Decade Night — Features tours at 5:30 and 7:30 p.m.; an open studio for art from 6-9 p.m.

Family Studio / Stop Motion Animation — 10:30 a.m. Saturday, July

9. Create your own stop-motion cartoon based on works from the Norton Collection.

Drum Circle with Abasi Haneef — 6:30-8:30 p.m. Wednesdays July 13, 20 and 27, outside on the northeast corner of the museum property. Free.

Palm Beach Photographic Centre — City Center, at 415 Clematis St.,

West Palm Beach. 561-253-2600;

The Spady Cultural Heritage Museum — 170 NW Fifth Ave., Delray Beach. 561-279-8883;

The Village Art Studios in Tequesta — County Line Plaza, 578 N. US 1, Tequesta. Mondays through Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sundays, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. A studio co-op with 30 local artists opens a new art show in the Octagon Room every month. Free. 561-351-1629.


The Arts Garage — 94 N.E. Second Ave., Delray Beach. 561-450-6357;

¦ Monique Marvez–The Art of Laughter — 8 p.m. July 7. $30.

¦ Tal Cohen Presents Jewish Jazz — 8 p.m. July 8. $25–$30.

¦ Otis Cadillac & the El Dorados Rhythm and Blues Revue — 8 p.m. Saturday, July 9. $45–$50.

¦ All Arts Open Mic Night — 8 p.m. Tuesday, July 12. $5–$7

¦ JayCee Driesen’s Tribute to Shirley Bassey and Friends — 8 p.m. July 15. $30–$35

Boca Black Box — 8221 Glades Road, Boca Raton. 561-483-9036;

¦ Led Zep: Classic Live Zeppelin — Friday, July 8. $26.50, $36.50 (VIP)

¦ Comedian Adam Hunter — Saturday, July 9. $26.50, $36.50 (VIP)

Delray Beach Playhouse — 950 N.W. Ninth St., Delray Beach. 561-272-1281;

¦ “The Little Mermaid Jr.” — 2 and 6 p.m. July 16. A performance by the Broadway Summer Campers.

iThink Financial Amphitheatre — Formerly Coral Sky Amphitheatre, 601-7 Sansbury’s Way, West Palm Beach. 561-795-8883; or

¦ The Doobie Brothers & Michael McDonald — July 21.

¦ Incubus and Sublime — July 24.

The Kravis Center — 701 Okeechobee Blvd., West Palm Beach. Info: 561-832-7469;

¦ “Time Stops: A World Premiere Musical” — July 15-17.

¦ Daughtry: The Dearly Beloved Tour — Sept. 16. With special guest Pop Evil.

Lake Park Black Box at the Kelsey Center for the Arts — 700 Park Ave., Lake Park. 561-483-9036;

¦ Comedian Adam Hunter — 8 p.m. July 8. $26.50.

¦ Led Zep: Classic Live Zeppelin — 8 p.m. July 9. $16.50, $26.50, $36.50 (VIP).

¦ Steam Ft. Bill Pascali (formerly of Vanilla Fudge) — 8 p.m. July 15. $21.50 Standing, $61.50 VIP with a meet-and-greet.

¦ Comedian Michele Rider — July 22.

Lake Worth Playhouse — 713 Lake Ave., Lake Worth Beach. 561-586-6410 or

¦ “Heathers The Musical” — July 8-24.

¦ Stonzek Studio: Screening movies on weekends. 713 Lake Ave., Lake Worth Beach. welcome/indie_ films/.

Maltz Jupiter Theatre — 1001 E. Indiantown Road, Jupiter. 561-575-2233.

Palm Beach Dramaworks — 213 Clematis St., West Palm Beach. 561-514-4041;

¦ Drama in the Works — 7:30 p.m. Monday, July 11 and 18. A series of live play readings of new plays. Each play reading is followed by a Q&A. Via ZOOM. Free, but reservations are required.

Palm Beach Improv — The Square, 550 S. Rosemary Ave., West Palm Beach. or 561-833-1812.

Colin Kane — Thursday, July 7.

¦ Jason Banks — Friday-Sunday, July 8-10.

¦ Psychic medium Bill Philipps — Sunday, July 10.

¦ Sam Morril — July 15-17.

The Society of the Four Arts — 100 Four Arts Plaza, Palm Beach. 561-655-2766;

Summer Book Discussions:

¦ “The Reading List” — 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, July 13.

¦ “All of the Marvels: Journey to The Ends of The Biggest Story Ever Told” — 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, July 19.


Cox Science Center and Aquarium — 4801 Dreher Trail N., West Palm Beach. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday and 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. $17.95 adults, $13.95 age 3-12, and $15.95 age 60 and older. Free for members age 3 and younger. 561-832-1988 or

Downtown Palm Beach Gardens — 11701 Lake Victoria Gardens Ave, Palm Beach Gardens.

Special events at the interactive water feature:

Summer Sounds — 3-6 p.m. Saturday at the interactive water feature.

¦ July 9: Kev Ohm

¦ July 16: Rick Laban

DuBois Pioneer Home —Take a free docent-led tour of this historic site from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday. Built in 1898, it’s one of the last remaining homesteads of its type. Located in Dubois Park, 19075 Dubois

Road, Jupiter. Volunteer docents are needed. 561-966-6609; aspx

The Jamar Enlightenment Center — 4595 Northlake Blvd. Suite 107 & 111, Palm Beach Gardens. 561-630-2280;

Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse & Museum — 500 Captain Armour’s Way, Jupiter. Hours: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday to Friday (the Gift Shop stays open until 5 p.m.) and 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday and Sunday (the Gift Shop stays open until 4 p.m.) The lighthouse asks that you continue to wear a mask.

¦ Lighthouse Sunset Tour — Wednesday, July 13, 20, and 27. Time varies with sunset. $25. Reservations.

¦ Twilight Yoga at the Light — 7-8 p.m. Monday, July 11, 18, and 25. $10. Register in advance.

¦ Lighthouse Moonrise Tour — 7:45 p.m. July 14. $25. Reservations.

¦ Lighthouse Story Time & Crafts for Kids — 10:30-11 a.m. the second Saturday of the month. An in-person program. Register in advance. Next event: July 16.

Mounts Botanical Garden — 531 N. Military Trail, West Palm Beach. Hours: 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Tuesday-Sunday. Free for members and age 5 and younger; $12 adults; $10 seniors, college students and military with ID; $5 for ages 6-17. Free admission for Palm Beach County Residents on the second Saturday of each month beginning July 9. The nursery is open 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Thursday and Saturday.


¦ Moai at Mounts — The new permanent exhibit is open.


¦ Tai Chi Classes – 10-11 a.m. Saturdays, July 9, 16, 23, 30. $10 members; $15 nonmembers including garden admission.

¦ Watercolor Classes – 10 a.m. Tuesdays, July 12, 19, 26. Class begins with a nature walk with the instructor, artist Carl Stoveland, followed by painting. $10 members; $15 nonmembers including garden admission.

¦ Wednesday Walk and Talk – 8:30-9:30 a.m. July 13, 20, 27. Led by April Krebs, Mounts Special Projects Manager. $5 members; $15 nonmembers including garden admission.

¦ Qi Gong Classes – July 13, 20, 27. $10 members; $15 nonmembers including garden admission.

¦ Can You Stand the Heat? Plants That Love Florida Summers – 10-11:30 a.m. July 8. Led by Nada Virgili, this class focuses on tropical vegetables that thrive in hot temperatures. $10 members; $15 nonmembers including garden admission.

¦ Dogs’ Day in the Garden – 9 a.m.-3 p.m. July 10. Last entry at 2 p.m.

¦ Garden Explorers Summer Camp 1– July 11-15.

¦ Regenerative Garden in the Tropics – July 23, 27.

¦ Garden Explorers Summer Camp 2 – July 25-29.

¦ Bee Culture: The Amazing Adventures of Bees & Beekeeping – July 30.

Palm Beach Zoo and Conservation Society — Open 9 a.m.-5 p.m. daily; last admission is at 4:15 p.m. $24.95 adults; $22.95 age 60+; $18.95 age 3-12 and free for age 2 and younger. 561- 547-9453 or

Roger Dean Chevrolet Stadium — 4751 Main St., Jupiter. The home of the Jupiter Hammerheads and Palm Beach Cardinals. The 2022 Minor League season games continue through Sept. 10.

Ongoing promotions:

¦ Thirsty Thursdays! — Enjoy $1, $2, and $3 beer specials every Thursday night throughout the season, with the one-time purchase of a $10 insulated souvenir cup or $1 Pepsi.

¦ Movie Night — Stay after the game for a screening of a film the first Friday of the month.

¦ All You Can Eat Night — Fill up on the third Friday of each month.

¦ Dog Days of Summer — Bring your best four-legged friend to the park on the fourth Friday of each month.

Special promotions:

¦ Dollar Night at the Dean — Aug. 6. Find $1 specials on select food, drink and merchandise items.

¦ Baseball and Brews — Aug. 27. Dozens of craft beer vendors and a popular tasting event during the game.

¦ Inflatapalooza! — Sept. 9-10. A two-day event featuring multiple inflatable activities.

South Florida Fairgrounds — 9067 Southern Blvd., West Palm Beach.

¦ Yesteryear Village, A Living History Park — 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Thursday-Saturday, July 7-9. A living history park where interpreters share their stories about life prior to 1940. 561-795-3110.

¦ West Palm Beach Gun and Knife Show — 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday, July 9-10.

¦ Intergalactic Beadshows — 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday, July 9-10.

¦ Jupiter Tequesta Dog Club All Breed Dog — 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Friday-Sunday, July 15-17.

¦ Wellington Collegiate Academy Presents the Wizard of Oz — 2 p.m. Saturday, July 16, Storm Tight Windows Pavilion.

¦ South Florida Fair Summer Garage Sale — 7 a.m.-2 p.m. July 23.

¦ BloodDrag Car Show — July 30. ¦

Be the first to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.